Regenerating Places Case Studies

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Whats happened after the London Riots 2011?
10,000 new homes, 9,000 new jobs by 2020, Employment rate increased to 68.7% by 2016 from 56.7% in 2011
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How much have house prices risen in Berkshire?
40% - 50%
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What were the contributing factors to the London Riots 2011?
Urban Deprivation, Petty Criminality, Banker Bonuses, High Youth Unemployment, Racial Tensions (Police stop and search/Mark Duggan shooting)
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What did students with no qualifications decrease from, to in Plymouth?
28.9% to 22.3%
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Where was the main area of regeneration in Plymouth?
Drake Circus
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What percentage of houses are in the council tax bands C,B,A in Plymouth?
90%
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How much have house prices risen in the past 2 years in Powys?
68%
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Whats the percentage of child poverty in Middlesbrough?
56%
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How many times the national average is the unemployment rate in Middlesbrough?
Double
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How much did wages grow in San Fran and between what years?
30% from 1994-2004
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Successful region positives in Berkshire?
Fastest growing are in South England (16.3% pop growth), home to ICT companies providing highly paid skilled jobs
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Why did Cornwall decline?
Fishing quotas, Tin and Copper mining closed down, youths move away for uni and don't come back
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Average house price house in San Fran and salary?
$940,000 and $94,000 ($40,000 over US average)
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Name some positives of Gentrification in Brixton?
Houses renovated, Local economy boosted, Lower crime rate, Improved education
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What area in Wales was given the worst government budget?
Powys
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What are unemployment at Broadwater Farm Sink Estate?
90%
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What is Broadwater Farm infamous for?
Murder, Riots and Violence
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How much does Cambridge Science Park generate for the UK each year?
£32 billion
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What are causes of deindustrialisation in Detroit?
The Big 3 once employed 1.5 million people now only 250,000, "white flight", Detroit didn't try to develop any other industries
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How much is being spent on redeveloping nearly 100 sink estates in the UK?
£140 million
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How much has China recently invested in Cambridge Science Park?
£200 million
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Why did Glasgow decline?
Deindustrialisation, housing crisis (people moved away), River Clyde became unused
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What area in Glasgow used to be a no go zone?
The Gorbals
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How many jobs were created from regenerating Glasgow?
60,000 new jobs
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What is the unemployment rate in Detroit?
28%
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How much did the regeneration of Glasgow cost?
£1.2 billion
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How many schools closed in Detroit in 2009?
29 schools
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Name some strategies used to regenerate Glasgow?
Transport links improved, marketing city centre as a retail centre, rebranding, advertisement campaign in UK, US and Europe
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